2014 Trends — The Big No Trend

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Pausing to perfect and polish trends from 2013 leads us to… no trend in 2014. It comes as no surprise that our most popular blogs and articles tend to focus on the “next big development” or an evaluation of trends …Read more  »


Expect more from your training! A little remix...

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Generally speaking, we as design professionals tend to settle. We’re not lazy, nor do we lack ambition; rather, as these scholars argue, we tend to seek to stabilize the world around us and react to the best of our abilities.  …Read more  »


Creating Impactful Design with DesignJot

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DesignJot leverages Allen’s ANSWER Analysis to ensure instructional strategies align with intended performance outcomes. Over the last 32 years, Allen has collaborated with clients to develop creative solutions; these efforts have earned industry-wide recognition and acclaim. Along the way, we …Read more  »


The Millennial Debate – Does The Generation Gap...

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At this point, I think we all know the basic context: the millennial generation is poised to enter the workforce en masse, and the change will happen quickly. Some experts predict as much as 36% of the workforce will be …Read more  »


Motivating Millennials with Mobile Learning

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Case Study – Motivating Millennials with Mobile Learning Millennials have grown up immersed in mobile technology and they are much more comfortable with mobile than previous generations. The idea of mobile learning has become much more prevalent in recent years. …Read more  »


Top 3 Corporate Training Trends & Tips

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  At the start of 2013, we forecast that changes in people, technology, and business environments would drive three key corporate training trends. Now, at the midyear point, we see evidence that these trends are accelerating into game-changers for companies …Read more  »


How Training Companies Evolve to Meet Learner Needs

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How do top training companies meet continuously changing learner needs? I remember the day my family bought our first set of encyclopedias. It was a humid Minnesota summer evening and, though I walked in half-way through his pitch, I recall …Read more  »


Keep your SITEs on the Future of Corporate...

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Conferences. We’ve all been there, right? A long succession of concurrent sessions, interrupted with meals and punctuated with social events. I recently attended the 2012 Society of Insurance Trainers & Educators (SITE) conference in Virginia, and it was unlike any …Read more  »


Understanding the Advantages of Mobile Learning

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Design for mobile learning should take full advantage of the unique opportunities that mobile technology provides. The widespread adoption of mobile devices coupled with the powerful computational and communication capacity of compact and convenient mobile devices promises a fundamental shift …Read more  »